Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John “Washpool John” GORTONAge: 7118331904

Name
John “Washpool John” GORTON
Given names
John
Surname
GORTON
Nickname
Washpool John
Birth about 1833 27 29
Address: Wallarobba
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Birth of a brotherGeorge “Coneac George” GORTON
April 13, 1834 (Age 15 months)
Address: Bundabah
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 552 and 533
Citation details: V1834867 18/1834 GORTON GEORGE GEORGE MARY
Birth of a brotherJoseph “Tibbuc Joe” GORTON
June 17, 1835 (Age 2)
Address: "Gloucester" station.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 550 and 553
Birth of a brotherWilliam GORTON
August 4, 1836 (Age 3)
Address: "The Glousester" station.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Citation details: V18361273 20/1836 GORTON WILLIAM GEORGE MARY
Birth of a brotherEdward GORTON
October 31, 1837 (Age 4)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Death of a brotherEdward GORTON
November 7, 1837 (Age 4)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: V18372945 21/1837 GORTON EDWARD INFANT
Marriage of a half-siblingNoel GORTONElizabeth “Betsy” ADAMSView this family
November 25, 1850 (Age 17)
Citation details: V1850314 79/1850 GORTON NOEL ADAMS BETSY PC
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Death of a brotherWilliam GORTON
December 13, 1856 (Age 23)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2037/1856 GORTON WILLIAM GEORGE MARY DUNGOG
MarriageMary Ann FARLEYView this family
May 25, 1859 (Age 26)
Address: Main Creek
Citation details: 1814/1859 GORTON JOHN FARLEY MARY ANN DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 20, 23 and 553
Birth of a son
#1
William GORTON
April 18, 1860 (Age 27)
Address: Main Creek
Citation details: 6714/1860 GORTON WILLIAM JOHN MARY A DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Birth of a son
#2
George GORTON
December 19, 1861 (Age 28)
Citation details: 12647/1862 GORTON GEORGE JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Dolphin GORTON
June 20, 1863 (Age 30)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 12662/1863 GORTON MARY D JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#4
John GORTON
August 18, 1864 (Age 31)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 13914/1864 GORTON JOHN JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#5
Joseph GORTON
August 26, 1866 (Age 33)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 13970/1866 GORTON JOSEPH JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a siblingGeorge “Coneac George” GORTONMartha Ann FINCHView this family
October 16, 1866 (Age 33)
Citation details: 880/1866 GORTON GEORGE FINCH MARTHA A SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 552 and 553
Birth of a son
#6
Christopher GORTON
December 8, 1868 (Age 35)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 17007/1869 GORTON CHRISTOPHER JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Marriage of a siblingJoseph “Tibbuc Joe” GORTONMary Ann FINCHView this family
June 12, 1869 (Age 36)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 550 and 553
Citation details: 2235/1869 GORTON JOSEPH FINCH MARY ANN DUNGOG
Birth of a son
#7
Sedgwick GORTON
December 3, 1870 (Age 37)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 16378/1871 GORTON SEDGWICK JOHN MARY A PORT STEPHENS
Death of a fatherGeorge GORTON
September 9, 1871 (Age 38)
Address: Main Creek Station
Cause: Disease of the liver
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3478/1871 GORTON GEORGE WILLIAM MARTHA DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Died 1871 at his "Main Creek Station" (North of Dungog) age 66 years, cause of death - "Disease of the Liver",

Birth of a son
#8
James Leslie GORTON
December 10, 1876 (Age 43)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Citation details: 19280/1877 GORTON JAMES LESLIE JOHN MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Death of a half-brotherNoel GORTON
April 10, 1877 (Age 44)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 24 and 553
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8372/1877 GORTON NOEL GEORGE MARY PORT STEPHENS
Gorton - Noel
Gorton - Noel

Note: Image kindly provided by Joy Gorton.

Death of a motherMary DOLPHIN
September 16, 1878 (Age 45)
Address: At her home: Dowling Street
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5654/1878 GORTON MARY JOHN MARY DUNGOG
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Citation details: 7 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"Died 1878 age 74 years on 16th September 1878 at her home, Dowling Street, Dungog NSW."

Death of a brotherGeorge “Coneac George” GORTON
August 7, 1879 (Age 46)
Cause: Accidently drowned whilst herding cattle
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 533
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8497/1879 GORTON GEORGE GEORGE MARY PORT STEPHENS
Gorton - George
Gorton - George

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Citation details: 22 August 2013
Text:

In part:

"George died at the age of 45 years through accidental drowning whist trying to move cattle from invading flood waters at Gloucester."

Note: George died at the age of 45 years through accidental drowning whist trying to move cattle from invading flood waters at Gloucester.
Marriage of a siblingJohn Charles SMITHCharlotte GORTONView this family
about 1882 (Age 49)
Citation details: 5195/1882 SMITH JOHN CHARLES GORTON CHARLOTTE EAST MAITLAND
Marriage of a childWilliam GORTONNancy BOSTOCKView this family
July 4, 1883 (Age 50)
Citation details: 4723/1883 GORTON WILLIAM BOSTICK NANCY STROUD
Marriage of a childJohn GORTONEliza Jane CAMPBELLView this family
July 2, 1889 (Age 56)
Citation details: 4656/1889 GORTON JOHN CAMPBELL ELIZA J STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Marriage of a childGeorge GORTONAda Hanna COLEMANView this family
December 23, 1891 (Age 58)
Citation details: 32330/1894 GORTON CHARLOTTE I GEORGE ADA STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Charlotte Enfelice GORTON
about 1894 (Age 61)
Citation details: 32330/1894 GORTON CHARLOTTE I GEORGE ADA STROUD
Marriage of a childJoseph GORTONEva Jane COLEMANView this family
April 2, 1894 (Age 61)
Citation details: 6677/1894 GORTON JOSEPH COLEMAN EVA J STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Marriage of a siblingWilliam CRISPINCharlotte GORTONView this family
about 1894 (Age 61)
Citation details: 4495/1894 CRISPIN WILLIAM SMITH CHARLOTTE LEICHHARDT
Death of a brotherJoseph “Tibbuc Joe” GORTON
August 21, 1896 (Age 63)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 550 and 553
Birth of a grandson
#2
William O GORTON
about 1897 (Age 64)
Citation details: GORTON WILLIAM O 35628/1897 CHRISTOPHER JANET M STROUD
Marriage of a childChristopher GORTONJanet May NICOLLView this family
July 5, 1897 (Age 64)
Citation details: 6338/1897 GORTON CHRISTOPHER NICOLL JANET M STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Elsie Sarah GORTON
about 1899 (Age 66)
Citation details: GORTON ELSIE S 7316/1899 CHRISTOPHER JANET M STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#4
Cecil Raymond GORTON
about 1900 (Age 67)
Citation details: GORTON CECIL R 35590/1900 CHRISTOPHER JANET M STROUD
Marriage of a childSedgwick GORTONEdith Matilda MARTINView this family
August 27, 1901 (Age 68)
Citation details: 7628/1901 GORTON SEDGWICK MARTIN EDITH M STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#5
Noel J GORTON
about 1902 (Age 69)
Citation details: GORTON NOEL J 16853/1902 CHRISTOPHER JANET M STROUD
Death of a grandsonNoel J GORTON
about 1902 (Age 69)
Citation details: GORTON NOEL J 7047/1902 CHRISTOPHER JANET M STROUD
Marriage of a childJames Leslie GORTONEdith WENHAMView this family
January 6, 1904 (Age 71)
Citation details: 2203/1904 GORTON JAMES L WENHAM EDITH STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23
Death March 28, 1904 (Age 71)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23 and 553
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3301/1904 GORTON JOHN GEORGE MARY STROUD
Burial
Address: Presbyterian
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1832Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
-2 months
elder sister
Charlotte GORTON
Birth: November 3, 1831 26 27Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1906Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
himself
15 months
younger brother
14 months
younger brother
14 months
younger brother
William GORTON
Birth: August 4, 1836 31 32Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 13, 1856Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
younger brother
Edward GORTON
Birth: October 31, 1837 32 33Port Stephens, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 7, 1837New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Mary LANE - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: about May 27, 1830Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
-5 months
half-brother
Family with Mary Ann FARLEY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 25, 1859Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
son
William GORTON
Birth: April 18, 1860 27 19Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1935Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
20 months
son
George GORTON
Birth: December 19, 1861 28 21Washpool, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 17, 1942Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
daughter
Mary Dolphin GORTON
Birth: June 20, 1863 30 22Washpool, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1937Ryde, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
son
John GORTON
Birth: August 18, 1864 31 23Washpool, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 17, 1939Mullumbimby, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Joseph GORTON
Birth: August 26, 1866 33 25Washpool, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 1, 1948Tamworth, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
2 years
son
Sedgwick GORTON
Birth: December 3, 1870 37 30Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 13, 1950Ryde, , New South Wales, Australia
6 years
son
James Leslie GORTON
Birth: December 10, 1876 43 36Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 1, 1946Dungog, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1814/1859 GORTON JOHN FARLEY MARY ANN DUNGOG
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 20, 23 and 553
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 23 and 553
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3301/1904 GORTON JOHN GEORGE MARY STROUD
BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 553
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